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How many words can you

find relating to probability

find relating to probability

What is the probability of snow falling in the month of May in Northern Ireland

A

Impossible

B

Very unlikely

C

Certain

D

Evens

There are 40 cubes in a bag.

Two of them are yellow.

What is the probability of picking,

at random, a yellow cube?

Two of them are yellow.

What is the probability of picking,

at random, a yellow cube?

A

1/40

B

2/40

C

2/38

D

1/2

This dice has eight sides.

What is the probability of the

4 landing uppermost?

What is the probability of the

4 landing uppermost?

A

1/16

B

4/8

C

1/8

D

2/8

A pack of 52 cards is shuffled.

What is the probability of

selecting, at random,

the ace of spades?

What is the probability of

selecting, at random,

the ace of spades?

A

1/13

B

4/52

C

1/52

D

1/4

Two coins are tossed.

What is the probability of

them landing both tails?

What is the probability of

them landing both tails?

A

1/4

B

2/4

C

1/3

D

4/4

A pack of 52 cards is shuffled.

What is the probability of

selecting, at random,

any ace of ?

What is the probability of

selecting, at random,

any ace of ?

A

4/13

B

4/52

C

1/52

D

1/4

When throwing two dice,

what is the probability

of scoring a double six?

what is the probability

of scoring a double six?

A

1/36

B

1/12

C

2/36

D

2/12

There are 200 straws in this

packet, coloured pink, orange,

green and yellow. What is the

probability of picking at random

a blue one?

packet, coloured pink, orange,

green and yellow. What is the

probability of picking at random

a blue one?

A

0

B

1/200

C

1/4

D

1/100

There are 200 straws in this

packet, coloured pink, orange,

green and yellow. What is the

probability of picking at random

a red one?

packet, coloured pink, orange,

green and yellow. What is the

probability of picking at random

a red one?

A

0.1

B

0.2

C

0.25

D

0

This bingo machine has 90 balls,

from 1 – 90.What is the probability

of the number on a ball ending

in zero?

from 1 – 90.What is the probability

of the number on a ball ending

in zero?

A

0.0

B

1/90

C

1/9

D

10%

This dice is loaded.

The probability of it

landing on a one is 0.8

What is the probability of it

not landing on a one?

The probability of it

landing on a one is 0.8

What is the probability of it

not landing on a one?

A

5/6

B

1/6

C

0.4

D

0.2

Sean makes a fair

6 sided spinner

what is the chance

that the spinner land on a 3

6 sided spinner

what is the chance

that the spinner land on a 3

A

O.1

B

0.3

C

0.5

D

0.6

Sean has a box of pens. The box contains 6 blue pens,

8 black pens and 3 red pens.

What is the probability that he will pick a blue pen?

8 black pens and 3 red pens.

What is the probability that he will pick a blue pen?

A

1/17

B

6/8

C

6/11

D

6/17

Some more blue pens are added to the box.

The probability of selecting a blue pen is now ½

How many blue pens were added to the box?

The probability of selecting a blue pen is now ½

How many blue pens were added to the box?

A

7

B

5

C

11

D

2